Pedestrian killed on Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa

- Tampa Police officers are investigating an accident that's left a pedestrian dead.

It happened Monday evening on West Hillsborough Avenue near Lois Avenue and involves a semi-truck.

Westbound lanes of Hillsborough Avenue were closed between Dale Mabry Highway and Lois Avenue while police investigated.

Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes.

Officers are working to notify the family of the victim before they release the identity.

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